BBM beta for BlackBerry 10 and iOS updated in the Beta Zone

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BBM beta for iOS and BlackBerry 10 smartphone devices has updated with a couple new features, enhancements and fixes. The update is available for those participating in the Beta Zone program.

Complete change log:

BlackBerry 10

This beta version of BBM introduces:

  • Status Publisher on Feeds Tab: reading your friends’ updates and want to share your own? Now you can quickly update your status from the Feeds tab directly!
  • Edit Messages with the Timed Message and Message Retract Subscription: Users can now retract, edit, and send a new message to replace a message that is accidentally sent. The original message is retracted immediately, and pasted into the input field for quick editing and sending!

Known Issues

  • Contacts not showing exclusive badge on the contacts tab
  • Sent custom PIN invites show up as regular pin
  • Feeds publisher doesn’t inform the user when the field is full

iOS

This beta version of BBM introduces:

  • Ability to Order Sticker Packs: now you have the ability to customize which Sticker Packs you see in your main Sticker Picker view using the Stickers Settings Menu.
  • Status Publisher on Feeds Tab: reading your friends’ updates and want to share your own? Now you can quickly update your status from the Feeds tab directly!
  • Edit Messages with the Timed Message and Message Retract Subscription! Users can now retract, edit, and send a new message to replace a message that is accidentally sent. The original message is retracted immediately, and pasted into the input field for quick editing and sending!

Known Issues

  • Multiple instances of ‘Screenshot detected’ appear if user take a screenshot of the conversation screen(user did not take screen shot of Timed message)
  • BBM crashes while scrolling in Chat conversation screen – intermittently

Open up your BlackBerry Beta Zone app and let us know how this update runs on your device.

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